Patrons support Rockford Art Museum at the highest philanthropic levels of membership. Perks include remarkable opportunities for art-focused trips, stateside and abroad, and memorable experiences off the beaten path. For more information about the Patrons group, or about upgrading your current membership level, call RAM at (815) 968-2787.

PATRON $1,000 each
JUNIOR PATRON $500 each (age 50 and younger)


APR 14–22, 2018

Experience the iconic museums and galleries, stunning sculpture gardens, and breathtaking architecture of Amsterdam and Brussels. Highlights of this itinerary include an invitation-only private preview of Art Brussels; private behind-the-scenes tours and guided visits of the Stedelijk Museum, Van Gogh Museum, Mauritshuis, Museum Voorlinden, Kröller-Müller Museum and its 75-acre sculpture garden in the National Park De Hoge Veluwe, Vanhaerents Art Collection with Walter Vanhaerents, Ghent Altarpiece at Saint Bavo’s Cathedral, Victor Horta's Solvay House, and Axel Vervoordt's Het Kanaal; with visits to the Rijksmuseum, WIELS Contemporary Art Center, Herbert Foundation, Rubenshuis, and more.

Enjoy gourmet dining by renowned chefs at famed restaurants, including Michelin 2-star restaurants Aan de Poel and Comme Chez Soi, classic belle époque brasserie Belga Queen, plus popular eateries Taiko, Bluespoon, De Goudfazant, Volta, Grand Café Horta, and De Kas Restaurant and Nursery.

Trip includes two 4-night stays at the Conservatorium Hotel in Amsterdam and Hotel Amigo in Brussels, both 5-star properties. Visits with artists at their studios, prominent collectors at their homes, and of private collections—including the Six Collection, Max Vorst Collection at ProWinko, KRC Collection of Rattan Chadha, and with designers/artists/owners Ralph Nauta and Lonneke Gordijn at Studio Drift—complete this memorable adventure. 

For further details and photos please visit the trip website. Reservations are limited, so if you intend to join us please complete Benefactor Travel's online reservation and payment form

We hope you decide to join us on this very special trip for Rockford Art Museum Patrons.